Ingredients and Benefits
All of our products are handmade from certified organic, organic, wild-harvested and local farm grown ingredients. We source the world for sustainable potent, pure, nutrient dense, plant based raw and unrefined ingredients for all of our formulations. We believe in complete transparency and integrity because the skin is the largest organ of the body, you should be fully aware of what you are putting on it.
Our formulations are vegan, gluten free, cruelty free, non-gmo, free from synthetic chemicals, additives, fillers, phenoxyethanol, fragrance, artificial colors, parfum, parabens, petro-chemicals, mineral oil, petrolatum, phylates, and toxic chemicals.
Full list of ingredients
Shea Butter: We use organic, raw and unrefined shea butter in our products. Our shea butter is handmade by an elite women's group in Ghana, Africa. We use premium grade A ivory shea butter in creating our body butters. Shea butter is high in Oleic, stearic, palmitic, linoleic, and arachidic acids. It's also high in vitamin A and E. Shea butter has an SPF about of 6-10 which provides some sun protection. It's healing properties are excellent for diaper rash, eczema, dry skin, burns, sunburn, psoriasis, scars, windburns, dermatitis, skin cracks and acne to list a few.
Cocoa Butter: We use organic, un-deodorized cocoa butter, imported from the Dominican Republic. We source our cocoa butter from companies that employ fair trade and ethical practices. Cocoa butter is high in antioxidants helping to neutralize free radicals on skin. It also increases skin elasticity therefore preventing aging, peeling and dry skin, fades scars and has the ability to hold moisture in the skin.
Castor Oil: Our USDA certified 100% organic castor oil is expeller pressed, and hexane free. Ricinoleic acid, the main fatty acid found in castor oil, has impressive anti-inflammatory properties.Castor oil can retain and attract moisture and clears skin blemishes. It can boost collagen production, increase blood circulation and immunity.
Olive Oil: We use USDA certified 100% organic, unfiltered olive oil imported from Greece in our products. Natural high in vitamin E, rich in monounsaturated fats, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is naturally high in squalane, an oil that mimics our skin's natural sebum leaving your skin smooth and soft, also helping to repair skin damage.
Jojoba Oil: We use USDA certified 100% organic jojoba oil. Jojoba oil is high in vitamins and minerals including vitamins E, B-complex, zinc, copper, selenium, chromium, and iodine. Jojoba oil (pronounced as ho-ho-ba) is a golden liquid wax that is produced from the seeds of the jojoba plant. Derived from a desert shrub that is found in the arid regions of the Arizona, Mexico, and California, it is mainly extracted as liquid wax. It has anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, and anti-fungal properties. It resembles our skin's natural sebum and has the ability to moisturize skin, treat skin conditions such as eczema, diaper rash, has anti aging properties, reduces skin inflammation and softens skin.
Avocado Oil: Our organic avocado oil is sourced locally in California. It is cold pressed, unfiltered, unrefined, and extra virgin. It is high in monounsaturated fats, vitamin A, B1, B2, D, E and K. It also is a great source of omega-3 fatty Acids, lutein, and oleic Acid.The antioxidants and anti-inflammatory agents in avocado oil help your skin stay smooth, strong, and elastic. Avocado oil can calm itchy skin, heal chapped skin, replenish dry skin, hydrate and moisturize skin, shield skin from ultraviolet radiation and protect against skin damage.
Hemp Seed Oil: We use USDA certified 100% organic hemp seed oil that is cold pressed and unrefined with no added preservatives or dyes. Different from CBD oil( cannabidiol), which is an extract of the cannabis plant and utilizes hemp flowers and leaves for its production; hemp seed oil is made from the hemp seed itself and doesn’t contain any THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), the psychoactive component. It contains GLA(gamma-linolenic-acid) which has anti-inflammatory properties, encouraging new skin cell generation. It prevents dry skin without clogging pores, treats atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, is rich in omega 3 and 6 fatty acids which are beneficial for skin rejuvenation.
Vitamin E Oil: We use non synthetic vitamin E oil (tocopherol) derived from NON-GMO sources. As an antioxidant, vitamin E oil prevents other oils from going rancid. It also rids the skin of free radicals, reducing scars and softening skin.
Tamanu Oil: We use USDA certified 100% organic tamanu oil derived from southeast Asia. Tamanu oil is rich in beneficial fatty acids such as stearic acids, palmitic acid, linoleic acid and oleic acid. It has potent healing properties and is excellent for dark spots, scars, acne, rosacea, abrasions, psoriasis, eczema, stretch marks, age spots, sunburn, skin rashes, insect bites, blisters and dermatitis.
Rosehip seed Oil: Our products contain USDA certified 100% organic rosehip oil(rosehip seed oil) that is organically grown and cold pressed with no added preservatives. It is cold pressed from the fruit and the seed of the rose plant. Rosehip oil is full of skin-nourishing vitamins and essential fatty acids. It contains phenols that have been shown to have antiviral, antibacterial, and anti-fungal properties. With essential fatty acids like linoleic and linolenic acids, it helps keep cell walls strong and hydrated, leaving skin soft and supple. It also helps to reduce inflammation, boost collagen production, reduce fine lines and scars and moisturizes.
Calendula: We use locally grown and sourced calendula that is USDA certified 100% organic. It has anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, and anti-bacterial properties which makes it useful in healing wounds, soothing eczema, and relieving diaper rash. It's also used as an antiseptic. Calendula stimulates collagen production and it also reduces the occurrence of dry skin. Calendula is a naturally occurring antioxidant.
Myrrh: Responsibly wild-harvested; myrrh helps to relieve and soothe swelling and inflammation helping to promote elasticity, supports the body in healing infections as well as promotes accelerated healing of wounds and sores. Myrrh also has anti-inflammatory properties, anti-oxidant properties, fights bacteria, parasites, virus and fungi.
Yarrow: We use yarrow that is certified organic, responsibly wild-harvested, and grown locally in the USA. Yarrow has anti-inflammatory properties, making it great for eczema, and reducing redness on skin. It is a natural antiseptic preventing wounds from bacterial, viral and fungal infections. It is also an emollient, softening and nourishing skin.
Oregon Grape Root: We use Oregon grape root that is certified organic and responsibly wild-harvested in the USA. Oregon grape has properties that fight psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. It contains alkaloids, such as berberine, that combat the inflammatory response, and studies have shown that these alkaloids can inhibit the over-proliferation of skin cells called keratinocytes, which is a distinguishing factor of psoriasis.
Moroccan Argan Oil: USDA certified 100% organic virgin Moroccan argan oil imported directly from morocco and bottled in the US. Cold pressed virgin unrefined Moroccan argan oil is rich in essential fatty acids, absorbs quickly into skin and scalp. It's ideal for dry, damaged, flaky scalp and wrinkled skin, it also improves skin elasticity and supports cell regeneration. This oil is also rich in oleic and linoleic essential fatty acids which are instrumental in promoting healthier scalp and hair.
Sunflower seed oil: our USDA certified 100% organic sunflower oil is rich in linoleic acid, which helps maintain the skin barrier and reduce transepidermal water loss that leads to dry skin and conditions such as atopic dermatitis. With anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties, studies have shown that sunflower is seed oil is safe for use in premature infants. It is an excellent emollient high in vitamin E and essential fatty acids, great for protecting skin from damage and keeping skin hydrated. Derived from Ukraine certified in the U.S.